Definition of 'digit'
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Yet it randomly deleted one digit and credited the money to an account other than the one intended. Times, Sunday Times (2016)London house inflation is going to be in the low single digits for the next two to three years,' he said. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Saracens would have been down by double digits. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What were the first two digits of this number? Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is used to add together two binary digits giving both the sum and the carry digit. Computers Basic Facts (1983)We were a long way from four digits. Christianity Today (2000)There seems no reason why growth should not jog along in the low single digits. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What were the five digits when the displays were first the same? Times, Sunday Times (2012)She notes index number but is one digit out. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And the economy is expected to notch up double digit growth this year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is unused to collecting fees for an individual sale that contain more than four digits. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Expectations of inflation were anchored on a target in the low single digits. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Earnings are forecast to be in the mid to high single digits for the next few years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The fraudster then entered four digits that were supposed to have been provided by the bank over the phone. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Firefighters were called and officers managed to get one of the digits free but the other two were jammed tight. The Sun (2015)She said she only provided ten digits, telling him to guess the last. The Sun (2009)This is a 10-15 digit number that has to be passed on to your new supplier. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The codes usually have five to eight digits and should be aligned, centred and printed clearly. The Sun (2016)The move comes as annual house-price growth has hit double digits. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Since most phone numbers have eight digits, the best of us can be challenged. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Simply put, you add an extra digit or two to the account number. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Its second digit is double the second digit of the Japanese number. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But note that with four binary digits numbers up to 15 can be coded in this way. Computers Basic Facts (1983)The postcode difference was just one digit but this was more serious than a one-off slip on the keyboard. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But now he is learning to use his new digits after having five fingers and six toes removed during 6½ hours of surgery. The Sun (2010)For example, we have ten digits - and so our system is base ten. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'digit'
British English: digit NOUN
A digit is a written symbol for any of the ten numbers from 0 to 9.
Her telephone number differs from mine by one digit.
Definition of digit from the Collins English Dictionary
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